The Bush Theatre is looking for a passionate and organised Technical Manager with significant Technical and/ or Production Management experience across a range of different theatre environments. The Technical Manager will head up the Production and Technical department in-house for the Bush. They will be responsible for scheduling and strategic planning within the department, as well as managing and developing a team of permanent and freelance staff. Health and Safety is a key part of this role and the post holder will be expected to lead on all health and safety aspects relating to productions as well as having significant input on building-wide health and safety management. They will work closely with the creative and production teams – particularly the show specific freelance Production Managers – on both in-house and received shows, ensuring the highest artistic standards as a result of their knowledge of our building and its capabilities. From time to time they will manage smaller shows and events taking place at the Bush Theatre.
How to Apply:
We want you to have the opportunity to really tell us about yourself and explain to us why this opportunity is right for you. All applications will be judged on content, not on format. We have outlined some options below:
All applications should address the following questions and please attach a basic CV:
Tell us a little about yourself and what has brought you to this point in your life
Tell us what experience you have had that means you meet the person specification outlined in the job description, include practical examples
What would you be bringing to this role and the Bush
We actively encourage people with different backgrounds and skills to join us and positively impact our teams and working practice. We are particularly keen to receive applications from people of colour and disabled people. All disabled candidates who meet the minimum criteria will be invited to interview.
For full details of how to apply, please visit: https://www.bushtheatre.co.uk/about-us/job-vacancies/technical-manager/